Dr Prodromos Tsiavos
Professional Title: Policy development manager/Policy Consultant
Other: Senior Research Fellow
Primary domain: ipr, open data
Organization name: EKT/ NHRF - UCL
Organization type: Other (please specify) - obligatory
City / Country: Athens - Greece
Prodromos is a legal adviser for the National Documentation Center/ National Hellenic Research Foundation. He is a solicitor in Avgerinos Law Firm in Athens and the legal project lead for the Creative Commons -England and Wales (CC-EW) and Greece (CC-Greece) projects. Prodromos has worked for the European Commission, Oxford and Oslo University, the Athens University of Economics and Business and the London School of Economics. He read law in Athens and London and holds a PhD in Information Systems from LSE. Prodromos is advising the Hellenic Mapping and Cadastre Service and has been part of the legal team that drafted Law 3882/2010 transposing the INSPIRE Directive into Greek Law. Prodromos is heading the licensing group in the LAPSI2 project for the implementation of the amended version of the Public Sector Information Directive and advices a number of public sector organisations, libraries and research institutions in Greece and the UK.